Acne Basics Difference Between Acne and Rosacea Share Pin Email More in Acne Basics Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Alternative Treatments Over the Counter Treatments Caring for Your Skin Coping Cleansing Oral Medications Adulthood Teens and Acne Trigger Factors Professional Procedures Topical Prescription Medications Glossary View All Updated April 20, 2016 There is a difference between acne and rosacea, but it may be confusing. We'll explain. Up Next Up Next Article What Type of Acne Do You Have? Up Next Video How to Get Rid of Scalp Acne Up Next Video What's a Pimple vs. an Acne Cyst? Up Next Video What is a Facial for Acne?